A Guide to Reference and Information Sources

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Nearly 500 key reference sources in the education field today-most new to this edition and published within the last decade-are listed by subject and type of work. Numerous Web site references and an increased number of journal annotations reflect the increasing reliance on these sources. Topics include educational technology and media; multilingual and multicultural education; adult alternative, continuing, and distance education; and educational research and testing.

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O'Brien (Education and Social Science Library, U. of Illinois, Urbana- Champaign) updates the 1989 guide by Buttlar with new print and Internet sources from 1990-1998, but excludes general social science sources, children's/young adult literature, and educational associations. Entries annotate sources in 14 education areas with new chapters on: educational technology and media; multilingual/multicultural education; adult, alternative, continuing, and distance education; comparative and international education; curriculum, instruction, and content areas; and education research, measurement, and testing. Indexed by author, title, and subject. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited, c2000
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN: 9781563086267
Characteristics: xv, 189 p. ; 25 cm


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